1. Licensing of Manufacturing and Sale Establishments. 2. Approval of Drug Formulations Manufactured within the State. 3. Monitoring of quality of Drugs, Cosmetics & Food Articles, Manufactured and Marketed in the State. 4. Investigation and prosecutions in respect of contraventions of legal provisions governing manufacturing and marketing of Drug and Food Articles in the State. 5. Administrative actions. 6. Pre and post-licensing inspections. 7. Recall of substandard Drugs and unwholesome Food Articles. 8. Generating awareness among masses about their rights.